Cruel and Unusual
Apr 30th, 2017 by Dee J. Hall
One Waupun inmate’s incredible story. He is suing the state.
Apr 23rd, 2017 by Alexandra Arriaga and Dee J. Hall
Cites inhuman treatment of inmates, improper assessments.
Apr 17th, 2017 by Alexandra Arriaga and Dee J. Hall
65 state inmates describe mental harm, deprivation, suicide attempts.
Mar 7th, 2017 by Dee J. Hall
Walker wants one person to make all decisions, plan called “cruel and inhumane.”
Jul 15th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Cesar DeLeon among eight Waupun inmates on hunger strike. Medical groups condemn force feeding.
Jun 24th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Corrections officials begin force feedings as solitary confinement protest continues.
Jun 18th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
It’s nearly been eliminated, while Wisconsin has made only a small reduction in solitary confinement.
Jun 14th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Strike starts at Waupun and Columbia prisons; protests long-term solitary confinement.
Jun 6th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Some states banned it but not Wisconsin. Waupun inmates plan strike beginning June 10.
Jan 19th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
State Corrections new policy reduces length by 75% but prison still has long confinements.
Aug 27th, 2015 by Dee J. Hall
Psychologist studied effects of isolation on many prisoners; the findings are grim.
Aug 26th, 2015 by Dee J. Hall
Prisoner's 360 days in "the hole" shows impact of solitary confinement.